What's new in Bade Miyan Chote Miyan?
Nothing. It's a typical David Dhawan fun film. Only, the energy level is higher, thanks to the presence of Amitabh Bachchan. The scale is larger.
Were you ever a great fan of Amitabh's?
Not really. I did like some of his films, but wasn't too impressed with many others.
Was it tough working with the Big B?
Not at all. He effortlessly brought himself down to our level. He's amazing. Such a disciplined actor!
Do you think Bade Miyan Chote Miyan will be the year's first real blockbuster?
I hope so. It's a big film. If it doesn't do well, the distributors will be on the streets.
Being an FTII-trained editor, do you play around a lot with the film on the editing table?
I do. I shuffle things around a great deal, not just while editing but right from the writing stage.
What's the secret of your success with Govinda?
Our amazing chemistry. Govinda never stops improvising. Neither do I. Even on the sets, we constantly work together in...